GUNS N' ROSES' 1989 MTV VMA Award, QUIET RIOT's Metal Health Mask & More Up For Auction
October 28, 2021, 3 months ago
Julien’s Auctions has announced the pre-eminent headliners of Icons & Idols: Rock ‘N’ Roll, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars’ annual music event of the season on Friday, November 19th and Saturday, November 20th, 2021 live in Hard Rock Cafe New York and online at juliensauctions.com.
Nearly 1,000 sensational artifacts and memorabilia owned and used by some of the world’s legendary music artists of all-time including: The Beatles, Guns N’ Roses, Michael Jackson, Robert Plant, Elvis Presley, Trent Reznor, Keith Richards, Eddie Van Halen, Quiet Riot, and more will be offered.
Hard rock and metal fans will bang their heads to the appearances of the original artwork for the cover of the 1983 Quiet Riot album Metal Health, hand-painted by Stan Watts ($20,000 - $40,000), and the original metal “asylum” mask that Watts wore to create the iconic image ($8,000 - $10,000).
Items from the world’s most dangerous band, Guns N’ Roses will also rock the auction stage including the 1989 MTV VMA Moonman presented to the band for Best Heavy Metal Video for “Sweet Child O’ Mine” ($10,000 - $20,000), a satin printed Guns N’ Roses after show pass signed by the band members, black Tama kick drum skins stage used by Steven Adler during GN'R’s Appetite For Destruction 1988 tour signed by the band, and more.
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